Courses

The Changing Human Experience sponsors interdisciplinary courses that explore pressing questions facing the world today. Co-taught by faculty from multiple departments, these classes showcase how the humanities, arts, and social sciences—even when speaking about remote eras or distant cultures—can help us make sense of ourselves and our society in the present moment. 

Title
Instructor
Quarter
Day, Time, Location

Dirzo, R. (PI)
Kuo, D. (PI)
Safran, G. (PI)
Anderson, R. (PI)

2022 - 2023
Winter

Tuesday
4:30 PM
5:50 PM
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Explore the humanities and arts

Learn more about studying the humanities and arts at Stanford in this comprehensive 48-page guide.

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Watch the Spring 2020 Dangerous Ideas Lectures

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